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Holocaust Historian Christopher Browning Speaks on French Jewish Refugees

The Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education & the Holocaust and Genocide Studies Project at PSU present the renowned Holocaust historian November 10.

Browning will speak on “From humanitarian relief to Holocaust rescue: Tracy Strong Jr. and the fate of Jewish refugees in southern France.”

Christopher R. Browning was the Frank Porter Graham Professor of History at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill until his retirement in May 2014.  Before taking up this position in the fall of 1999, he taught for 25 years at Pacific Lutheran University in Tacoma, Washington.

Browning received his M.A. and Ph.D. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1968 and 1975 respectively.  He is the author of eight books including The Final Solution and the German Foreign Office (1978), Ordinary Men:  Police Battalion 101 and the Final Solution in Poland (1992), The Path to Genocide (1992), Collected Memories: Holocaust History and Postwar Testimony (2003) and Remembering Survival. Inside a Nazi Slave Labor Camp (2010).

Browning’s talk is free and open to the public. Further information is available here.

Start:
Thursday, November 10, 2016 7:00 PM
End:
Thursday, November 10, 2016 8:30 PM
Venue:
PSU, Smith Ballroom
Phone:
503-223-8388
Address:
1825 SW Broadway, Portland, OR, United States, 97201-2485

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